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Bygone badass broads : 52 forgotten women who changed the world / by Mackenzi Lee ; illustrations by Petra Eriksson.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton PL - Clinton 920.72 LEE (Text) 36806002083176 NEW ITEMS Available -
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library TB 920 COLLECTED LEE (Text) 840191002519280 Teen - Biographies Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 920.72 LEE (Text) 78551000535678 Non-Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Cannelton Branch YA 920.72 LEE (Text) 70622000041641 CPL-Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781419729256
  • Physical Description: 174 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Image, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-174).
Formatted Contents Note:
Express Xi Ling Shi -- Hatshepsut -- Agnodice -- Tru'ng Tr̐ac & Tru'ng Nhị -- Queen Arawelo -- Fatima Al-Fihri -- Murasaki Shikibu -- Khutulun -- Sayyida Al-Hurra -- Mochizuki Chiyome -- Doña Ana Lezama de Urinza & Doña Eustaquia de Sonza -- Lady Margaret Cavendish -- King Christina of Sweden -- Julie d'Aubigny -- Sybilla Masters -- Sybil Ludington -- Anne Lister -- Ching Shih -- Mary Anning -- Mary Seacole -- Frederike Mandelbaum -- Lakshmibai, the Rani of Jhansi -- Stagecoach Mary Fields -- Isabella Stewart Gardner -- Emily Warren Roebling -- Buffalo Calf Road Woman -- Mary Bowser & Bet Van Lew -- Marie Duval -- Fannie Farmer -- Juliette Gordon Low -- Annie Jump Cannon -- Clelia Duel Mosher -- Sarah Breedlove -- Edith Garrud -- Emmy Noether -- Alice Ball -- Dorothy Arzner -- Nwanyeruwa -- Rukmini Devi Arundale -- Mariya Oktyabrskaya -- Irene Sendler -- Ursula Nordstrom -- Elvira de la Furnte Chaudoir -- Jackie Mitchell -- Noor Inayat Khan -- Fanny Blankers-Koen -- Kumander Liwayway -- Azucena Villaflor -- Angela Morley -- Maria Tallchief -- The Mirabal sisters -- Lorraine Hansberry.
Summary, etc.:
Starting in the fifth century BCE and continuing to the present, Lee introduces readers to bold and inspiring women who dared to step outside traditional gender roles of their time.
Subject: Women > Biography.
Women > History.

  • Baker & Taylor
    Profiles fifty-two women who changed the world by stepping outside traditional gender roles of their times, including Queen Arawelo, Alice Ball, and Maria Tallchief.
  • Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
    Based on Mackenzi Lee’s popular weekly Twitter series of the same name, Bygone Badass Broads features 52 remarkable and forgotten trailblazing women from all over the world. With tales of heroism and cunning, in-depth bios and witty storytelling, Bygone Badass Broads gives new life to these historic female pioneers. Starting in the fifth century BC and continuing to the present, the book takes a closer look at bold and inspiring women who dared to step outside the traditional gender roles of their time. Coupled with riveting illustrations and Lee’s humorous and conversational storytelling style, this book is an outright celebration of the badass women who paved the way for the rest of us.

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